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The Center hosts several public events during the year as opportunities for CASBS friends to learn more about major issues and questions from leading behavioral and social science scholars.

Symposium Series

Our symposium series, held at the Center, showcases current CASBS fellows and allows the public to consider their cutting-edge works-in-progress.

SAGE-CASBS Award photo by Matt Beardsley

SAGE-CASBS Award Lecture

Each year CASBS and SAGE Publishing present the SAGE-CASBS Award, recognizing outstanding achievement in the understanding and advancement of the behavioral and social sciences as applied to pressing social issues. The award recipient delivers a public talk at CASBS.

2016-17 CASBS fellow Tara Behrend at The Interval

External Events and Outreach

Beyond its campus, CASBS connects its talent to the public and constantly seeks to build institutional relationships and otherwise engage broader communities.

-CASBS partners with the Long Now Foundation, a San Francisco-based nonprofit that seeks to foster long-term thinking and responsibility. Fellows give talks at the foundation’s Conversations at The Interval salon series. Read an article about the partnership here.

-Since 2016, CASBS has participated in the Talks at Google program. Current and former fellows give talks at Google locations worldwide; videos of the talks appear on the Talks at Google YouTube channel. Read an article about the Center’s involvement in Talks at Google and view videos of three of those talks here.

CASBS Knowledge Summit 2016

For four years CASBS hosted a summit in order to generate conversation and debate on a key topic in the social sciences and bring that conversation to a wider audience.

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